Sand has pursued an active career as a performer and teacher. He has been on the faculties of the New England Conservatory, the University of British Columbia and Longy School of Music, as well as the summer workshops for the San Francisco Early Music Society, Vancouver Early Music Program, Amherst Early Music Workshop and the International Baroque Institute at Longy.

In 2000 be began directing his own summer workshop for baroque oboes and bassoons on Lopez Island in Washington State.


Over the years Sand has performed and recorded with many ensembles, including the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Boston Baroque, the Handel and Haydn Society, Magnificat, Portland Baroque Orchestra, Seattle Baroque and the Pacific Baroque Orchestra of Vancouver, B.C.

His long experience playing in baroque orchestral and chamber music has provided him with an ideal 'laboratory' in which to test and refine his ideas about making good musical instruments.


Sand teaches regularly at the San Francisco Early Music Society summer workshops. To find out about the San Francisco Early Music Society please contact: